Rita A. Carreiro

October 23, 1933November 7, 2018

Rita A. (Moreau) Carreiro, age 85, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the loving wife of Joseph Carreiro, Jr. to whom she was married 65 years.

Born in Fall River a daughter of the late Albert and Cora (Brisson) Moreau she was a lifelong resident of the city.

She enjoyed being with her family, especially her two grandsons.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Joan Faria and her husband Stephen and one son, Thomas R. Carreiro, both of Fall River; and two grandsons, Jason and Brian Carreiro. She was the mother of the late Robert J. Carreiro and Roy F. Carreiro and sister of the late Robert R. Moreau.

Her private arrangements are in the care of the Waring-Sullivan Home at Cherry Place, 178 Winter Street, Fall River. For tributes please visit,


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